The Avoca Painting School is proof positive of Rod Coyne’s passion for art. Since 2010 he has been sharing his extensive knowledge with students from diverse backgrounds. Rod is keenly aware how multifaceted a single days painting can be. “Students are usually enthralled by the morning painting demonstration; it’s hands-on as opposed to reams of abstract theory. People are empowered by giving them new skills and a license to loosen up. A special thing happens by the end of the day when students realise the therapeutic element of painting and how they have spent the day in a state of mindfulness”, tells Coyne.
Also, it’s worth remembering that creativity will define the jobs of the future as computers and machines occupy more and more of our current positions.
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